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Netbook computers enhance CSHS studies

9/30/10 (Thu)

It’s smaller than a regular laptop with a 10.1-inch screen, and it only weighs about 2 pounds. Yet this tiny computer has the capacity to help students accomplish a great amount of schoolwork.

Chris Rooke, information technology coordinator for Center-Stanton Schools, said the idea to issue laptop computers to the juniors and seniors was hatched at a meeting last winter by the school technology committee comprised of teachers, administrators, students, parents and a school board member.